Postcards Of The Past - Old Postcards From Lancashire & North Wales

assortment of old postcards

Postcards of the Past
Old Postcards & Photos Of North Wales Towns & Villages

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Snowdon Street, Penygroes

Snowdon Street, Penygroes Penygroes postcard (reverse)
Snowdon Street, Penygroes

Posted: unused
Published by: Harvey Barton & Sons, Aberdeen

Skinner Monument, Holyhead

Skinner Monument. Holyhead Skinner Monument postcard (reverse)
Skinner Monument, Holyhead - find out more about Captain John MacGregor Skinner

Posted: unused
Published by: Misch and Stock's 'Camera Graphs', Holyhead

Porth Llechog (Bull Bay), Anglesey

Bull Bay Anglesey Bull Bay postcard (reverse)
Porth Llechog (Bull Bay), near Amlwch, Anglesey around 1962

Posted: 1962 to Liverpool
Published by: Salmon Series

Caernarfon Castle and Castle Square

Caernarfon Csstle Square Casernarfon postcard (reverse)
Castle Square, Caernarfon in 1963

Posted: 22 July 1963 to Birkenhead
Published by: Valentine's

Bulkeley Square, Llangefni

Bulkeley Square, Llangefni Llangefni postcard (reverse)
Bulkeley Square, Llangenfi around 1937

Posted: to Bangor, date unreadable but stamp from 1937
Published by: Valentine's

Rhedyw Road, Llanllyfni

Rhedyw Rd, Llanlyfni, 1905 Llanllyfni postcard (reverse)
Rhedyw Road, Llanllyfni

Posted: in 1905 to Llanrwst
Published by: J R Owen, Nevin

Castle Hotel, Llanberis

Llanberis Castle Hotel Llanberis postcard (reverse)
Castle Hotel, High Street, Llanberis

Posted: unused
Published by: unknown

Llanberis, The Village

Llanberis High Street Llanberis postcard (reverse)
High Street, Llanberis, Gwynedd in the 1920s

Posted: to Bispham, date unreadable but 1920s from the type of stamp
Published by: Unknown

Caernarfon, Castle Square

Caernarfon Csstle Square Casernarfon postcard (reverse)
Castle Square, Caernarfon around 1911

Posted: 11 August 1911 to Denbigh
Published by: F Frith & Co., Reigate

Llanberis

Llanberis High Street Llanberis postcard (reverse)
Llanberis High Street

Posted: unused
Published by: unknown

Llanberis From The North Early 1960s

Llanberis High Street Llanberis postcard (reverse)
Llanberis High Street (taken from almost the same spot as the next card, only 60 years later)

Posted: unused
Published by: E T W Dennis and Sons Ltd, Scarborough

Llanberis Village From North 1900

Llanberis High Street circa 1900 Llanberis postcard (reverse)
Llanberis, High Street, around 1900

Posted: unused
Published by: Valentine's Series

Holyhead General View

Holyhead, General View Holyhead postcard (reverse)
Holyhead Station, Town & Mountain

Posted: unused
Published by: The Photochrom Co. Ltd., London & Tunbridge Wells - Sepiatone Series

Smallest House, Conwy

Smallest House, Conwy, Gwynedd Conwy postcard (reverse)
Smallest House in Wales, Conwy
Actually the smallest house in Britain. Located on Quayside, Conwy it was built in the 16th century, measures 10 feet by 6 feet and was lived in until around 1900.

Posted: unused
Published by: Bunny's Ltd, Liverpool and Llanddudno

Pool Street, Caernarfon

Pool Street, Caernarfon, Gwynedd Caernarfon postcard (reverse)
Pool Street, Caernarfon, Gwynedd

Posted: unused
Published by: E Lloyd Williams, Carnarvon (sic)

Penygroes, Gwynedd

Penygroes, Gwynedd Penygroes postcard (reverse)
Water St., Penygroes in the Nantlle Valley, Gwynedd

Posted: 17 August 1913 to Finchley, London
Published by: J R Owen, Nevin (sic)

Stanley Street, Holyhead

Stanley St, Holyhead Stanley St, Holyhead postcard (reverse)
Stanley Street, Holyhead

Posted: unused
Published by: Eyre and Spottiswoode, Woodbury

Eastgate Street, Caernarfon

Eastgate Street, Caernarfon Caernarfon postcard (reverse)
Eastgate Street, Caernarfon

Posted: to South Wales in 1922
Published by: Valentine's Series

Bethesda

Bethesda Bethesda postcard (reverse)
High Street, Bethesda

Posted: unused
Published by: Astley Series

Beddgelert

Tanronnen Hotel Beddgelert postcard (reverse)
Tanronnen Hotel & Afon Glaslyn, Beddgelert

Posted: unused
Published by: Frith's Series, Reigate

Llanfairfechan Valley

Llanfairfechan, Gwynedd Llanfairfechan postcard (reverse)
Llanfairfechan Valley

Posted: 18 August 1922 to Bowdon
Published by: unknown

Llandudno

Llandudno Llandudno postcard (reverse)
Promenade and pavilion, Llandudno

Posted: 11 July 1923 to Beeston, Notts
Published by: unknown

Llanberis

llanberis, Royal Victoria Hotel Llanberis postcard (reverse)
Royal Victoria Hotel, Llanberis

Posted: unused
Published by: Valentine's

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